IoT attacks up 22% in one quarter: Subex

Vignesh Ananthraj

Attacks on Internet of Things (IoT) devices rose 22% in just one quarter with many IoT projects being targeted in the beginning ....

12 August, 2019

Cybersecurity gaining importance with rise in cloud, IoT, says Wipro report

Vignesh Ananthraj

The rise of Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud devices has increased the risk factors among information technology (IT) teams ....

7 August, 2019

Despite big Q1 wins, growth may slow down for Indian IT services firms this fiscal

Anand J

Despite significant deal wins across sectors, including from the important BFSI (banking and financial services) sector, during ....

7 August, 2019

Funding Roundup: Rebel Foods scores a big investor, Tiger bets on B2C as funding crosses $400 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

In another busy week for dealmaking in India’s technology sector, as many startups scooped up a total of  $446.06 million ....

2 August, 2019

Does cloud kitchen FreshMenu have a Plan B?

Binu Paul

About six months ago, cloud kitchen FreshMenu, seemed to have found a way out of a prolonged funding crunch that had started to ....

29 July, 2019

Funding roundup: Growth stage deals drop; investments decline to $116 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

With growth stage deals bumping up the funding numbers big time in recent weeks, its absence during the fourth week of July caused ....

26 July, 2019

Why IoT security will become important in not-so-distant future

Vignesh Ananthraj

Bengaluru-headquartered Subex, a telecom analytics solutions provider founded in 1992, works with 3/4th of the fifty largest communication ....

24 July, 2019

Funding Roundup: Investments cross $400 million on the back of growth deals

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Growth stage funding took center-stage again this week which saw a total of 21 deals worth more than $400 million being concluded. ....

19 July, 2019

Infosys steadies ship on back-to-basics strategy, focus on digital projects

Vignesh Ananthraj & Anand J

The shares of Bengaluru-based Infosys Ltd hit an all-time high of Rs 787 and maintained gains today after the company reported ....

16 July, 2019

Funding Roundup: Edtech, B2B platforms shine in a moderate week for startup funding

Om Athavale

Byju’s, the ed-tech unicorn owned by Bengaluru-based Think and Learn Private Limited, shored up the  startup funding ....

12 July, 2019

Funding roundup: Curefit tops the chart as deal value breaches $350 mn again

Kavya Kothiyal

Startup funding activity in the last week of June was almost a mirror image of the week before, with a couple of high-value deals ....

28 June, 2019

Funding roundup: Meesho catches Facebook’s fancy; another B2B bet for Tiger Global

Kavya Kothiyal

Dealmaking activity was relatively muted this week as compared to the previous fortnight, when some big-ticket deals and a flurry ....

14 June, 2019

Startup funding value jumps 76% this week even as deal volume falls

Kavya Kothiyal

The first week of June saw a 76% rise in startup deal-making activity, with the transaction value reaching about $162 million ....

7 June, 2019

Funding roundup: Smart e-scooters, social commerce in spotlight as dealmaking gathers steam

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

There was a significant uptick in startup-related dealmaking activity as the month of May drew to a close, with the value of deals ....

31 May, 2019

Angel tax on agenda as startups prepare to pepper new govt with policy requests

Payal Ganguly

With India’s general election wrapped up, startups and lobbies representing them are set to reach out to government departments ....

30 May, 2019

Public perception of IoT is low in India: survey

Vignesh Ananthraj

Tata Communications’ survey of 2,000 respondents across 12 Indian cities revealed that only 14.5% (or 290) of the participants ....

29 May, 2019

In numbers: Tiger Global bets on B2B in latest India deal spree

Kavya Kothiyal

The booming fintech sector may be on Tiger Global Management’s radar for its next India deal, as the New York-based firm ....

22 May, 2019

Meet the Amazon-backed startup hitting the right notes with its payment solutions

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

If ToneTag has its way, you may soon be able to walk out of a restaurant or alight a bus without anyone actually seeing you pay ....

22 May, 2019

Trojan-toting trickbot comes out swinging after lying low for two years: Check Point Software

Anirban Ghoshal

Cybersecurity solutions provider Check Point Software Technologies Ltd’s research has said that April saw the return of ....

22 May, 2019

L&T picks up additional stake in Mindtree, open offer may begin in 10-12 days

Anand J

Engineering major Larsen and Toubro (L&T) has been slowly increasing its stake in software services firm Mindtree Ltd. The ....

21 May, 2019

SoftBank signs fat cheque for e-grocer Grofers; Tiger Global keeps piling into B2B

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

The third week of May saw muted funding activity, with the total investment value falling by almost a third from a week earlier. Nearly ....

17 May, 2019